The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 54 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 85.05% 75.00% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 42 93
Average salary £57,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

OOP
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Belfast region.

OOP Salary Trend in Belfast

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) COM+
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) COM+
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft